My Grandmother was Marie Dorothea Lovstad who at the age of 21 in 1887 came to the USA, born 15/11866, inWrads Sogn SkanderborgAmt, Jyland Denmark. Emigrated to USA in 1887 - settled in Blair, Nebraska,married Niels Peter Johnsen.
Following the death of Niels Peter Johnsen she married Charles E.Squires in Wymore, Neb). Moved to Wichita, KS in the 1920's.Died in 1947 at the age of 81. Her surviving children at the time of her death:
LOUIE JOHNSENof KC, MO.; b 4-22-1982 Omaha, Nebraska, d KC MO J. VICTOR JOHNSEN of St. Louis, MO; HUMPHREY JOHNSEN of Wichita, KS; RUBY (Mrs. Henry Babb) of Wichita; and CHRISTINE (Mrs Fred Landis ) of Lamont, OK. (I have a family photo of the Johnsen's, if anyone wants a copy to be e-mailed to them) She had 14 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren at that time. She is buried in the Wichita Park Cemetary.
Louis Johnsen married Meta Marie Clark they had two children DORIS ELAINE JOHNSON GALLION BORN 3-26-1914 (died Aug 31, 1993, Topeka, KS)(my mother) CLIFFORD L. JOHNSON (born Feb 4 1916, d. Feb 5, 2002 Atchison, KS.